Social workers of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) distribute financial aid to locally stranded individuals (LSIs) during the third Hatid Tulong Grand Send-Off at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) Complex, Pasay City on October 19.

DSWD extends aid to LSIs in 3rd Hatid Tulong

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) extended aid to locally stranded individuals (LSIs) in Metro Manila during the third part of the Hatid Tulong Grand Send-Off on October 19, 2020 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) Complex, Pasay City. DSWD provided Family Food Packs (FFPs), sleeping kits, hygiene kits, and pre-departure continue reading : DSWD extends aid to LSIs in 3rd Hatid Tulong

DSWD continues to enjoy high approval ratings amid pandemic

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) welcomes the latest results of Pulse Asia’s Ulat ng Bayan Nationwide Survey, which shows that the DSWD continues to enjoy high approval ratings amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Results from the survey fieldwork, which was conducted from September 14 to 20, 2020 using face-to-face interviews, showed a 77 continue reading : DSWD continues to enjoy high approval ratings amid pandemic

DSWD welcomes announcement on 4Ps beneficiaries on top list for COVID-19 vaccine

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) welcomed the announcement of  Malacanang that beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps)  shall be among the priorities to get the COVID-19 vaccine once it becomes available in the country. The Department said that this development is definitely a good news especially that beneficiaries of the continue reading : DSWD welcomes announcement on 4Ps beneficiaries on top list for COVID-19 vaccine

DSWD to receive new Distance Learning IT equipment from IOM

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), through its Disaster Response Management Group (DRMG), will receive new Distance Learning Information Technology (IT) equipment from the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in a ceremonial turnover on October 22 at the DSWD Auditorium. Around 21 IT equipment worth P3.3 million, funded by the United States Agency continue reading : DSWD to receive new Distance Learning IT equipment from IOM

DSWD extends help to 4Ps workers in shooting incident in Tawi-tawi

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has assisted the two program implementers who were attacked by gunmen in Bongao, Tawi-Tawi through the Assistance to Individuals in Crisis Situations (AICS). AICS is the provision of integrated services to individuals and families in difficult situations. These services include financial, material, and medical assistance, among others, continue reading : DSWD extends help to 4Ps workers in shooting incident in Tawi-tawi

DSWD 8888 hotline responds to public concerns amid COVID-19 crisis

In an effort to bring the government closer to the people and to ensure unhampered public service despite the pandemic, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) emphasized that, together with its Field Offices, it will continue to effectively address the concerns of the public through  its 8888 Citizens’ Complaint Center. 8888 is a continue reading : DSWD 8888 hotline responds to public concerns amid COVID-19 crisis

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) staff, Daniel Tolentino, receives his Certificate of Appreciation as a Ruby Awardee for donating blood over the years to the National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI). Joining him during the simple awarding ceremony on October 1 are (from left to right) NKTI Blood Recruitment Team Coordinator Shiela Villamor; DSWD Medical Officer, Dr. Madeline Alcusin; and DSWD Resident Nurse Nora Eustaquio.

DSWD commends employees awarded by NKTI for donating blood

The Department of Social Welfare and Development issued a congratulatory announcement commending three of its employees who were recently conferred the 14th Kabalikat Awards by the National Kidney Transplant institute (NKTI) for consistently donating blood which could help save lives of kidney transplant patients. The congratulatory announcement was issued by the Department’s Human Resource Management and continue reading : DSWD commends employees awarded by NKTI for donating blood

DSWD chief hails cooperatives as development partners

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Rolando Joselito D. Bautista acknowledged the significant contribution of cooperatives as development partners in uplifting the economic situation of poor and marginalized groups during an online Cooperative Forum on October 8. The online forum was attended by different cooperative leaders and was spearheaded by Congressman Ben S. continue reading : DSWD chief hails cooperatives as development partners

DSWD Chief lauds donors, volunteers

BAGUIO CITY — Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Rolando Joselito D. Bautista lauded volunteers and donors for their significant contributions to the DSWD Field Office Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) in its response operations against the COVID-19 pandemic. During the “lyaman” event held at Baguio City today, October 9, 2020, Secretary Bautista commended continue reading : DSWD Chief lauds donors, volunteers